George Osborne to fight for `open, tolerant´ Britain as Evening Standard editor - Daily Mail

George Osborne has said he will carry on fighting for an “open, tolerant” Britain as he announced he is to step down as an MP to focus on his new role as editor of the London Evening Standard. The former chancellor made clear he intended to continue to ...

The former Chancellor opens up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, weeks before the election - The Canary

Former Chancellor George Osborne has opened up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, only weeks before a general election. In quitting as an MP, Osborne has paraded the 'revolving door' between parliament and lucrative finance and defence jobs.

Former UK finance minister Osborne quits parliament, for now - Deutsche Welle

George Osborne's announcement came via the Russian-owned "Evening Standard" newspaper where he has been appointed editor. A leading EU remain campaigner, he was fired as finance minister when May took over. Großbritannien George Osborne ...

George Osborne announces he is quitting as MP ahead of snap election - Wilmslow.co.uk

George Osborne has announced today that he is quitting as MP for Tatton and will not seek re-election in June. He was elected in June 2001, replacing Martin Bell, and became the youngest Conservative MP in the House of Commons. In a letter to ...

George Osborne the journalist has accepted that this is the end of the road for George Osborne the politician - The Independent

It is a long time since George Osborne has held the distinguished role in the unwritten British constitution of the Next Prime Minister. He gave up the post with his ill-judged 2012 Budget in which he trashed his own slogan, “All in it together”, by ...

George Osborne to step down from his Cheshire constituency - ChesterChronicle.co.uk

The former Tory Chancellor had been juggling the role of MP with being editor of a newspaper since accepting the top job at the London Evening Standard. Mr Osborne has represented the Cheshire constituency since 2001. He has been described as the ...

George Osborne to quit as MP for Tatton at election - BBC News

Former chancellor George Osborne says he is quitting the House of Commons "for now". The Conservative MP for Tatton said he was "very excited" about becoming the new editor of London's Evening Standard newspaper. He told his local Tory party he ...

George Osborne quits as MP to prepare for new role as editor of the London Evening Standard - The Week UK

George Osborne is quitting politics, a few weeks before he starts his new job as editor of the London Evening Standard. See related. What is George Osborne doing now? The former chancellor will stand down as MP for Tatton at the 8 June General Election ...

George Osborne resignation letter in full: Former chancellor explains why he is stepping down as MP for Tatton - City A.M.

I've had sixteen brilliant years as a Member of Parliament, representing the wonderful people of Cheshire. Their good humour and common sense have kept my feet on the ground through the ups and downs of political life. As I helped to open our new link ...

The Tory party should not forget George Osborne's role in its revival - Spectator.co.uk (blog)

George Osborne's decision to stand down as an MP is a sign of how impregnable Theresa May's position is perceived to be. Osborne is the most politically formidable of the Tory sceptics of May's Brexit plan, and his decision to quit the Commons suggests ...

George Osborne, Ex-U.K. Finance Minister, To Quit As British Lawmaker - Fox Business

Former British finance minister George Osborne will leave his position as a member of the British parliament, the London Evening Standard reported Wednesday. Osborne, 45, became the editor of that newspaper last month. "I am stepping down from the ...

George Osborne quitting as MP - POLITICO.eu

George Osborne, the U.K.'s former finance minister, is standing down as a Conservative MP to concentrate on being editor of the London Evening Standard newspaper. “I am stepping down from the House of Commons — for now. But I will remain active in the ...

Ex-Tory Chancellor George Osborne quits as MP - RT

George Osborne has announced he is quitting as an MP “for now,” a day after Prime Minister Theresa May called for a snap general election. The former chancellor was recently named as the new editor of The Evening Standard. Read more. Former Britain's ...

George Osborne to stand down from Westminster - The Scotsman

Former chancellor George Osborne is to stand down from Westminster politics “for now” at the 8 June election. He revealed the move in the Evening Standard newspaper, where he is shortly to take up the editorship. Mr Osborne had faced intense criticism ...

George Osborne steps down as MP for job at Evening Standard - Daily Star

Meanwhile the bombshell election call has prompted a raft of political big beasts to announce they will not be standing. Ex-Chancellor George Osborne, 45, leads the figures who will quit Westminister. He was recently appointed as editor of the London ...

George Osborne to quit as MP - Financial Times

George Osborne is quitting parliament ahead of a snap general election to focus on his new role as editor of the Evening Standard newspaper. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select topic. Select topic ...

George Osborne's Westminster demise is complete – but he hasn't left the political stage yet - Telegraph.co.uk

There was just the small matter of the EU referendum campaign to negotiate; but they were confident of success. Today, both their political careers have ended before they were 50. Mr Cameron stepped down last year and Mr Osborne, who many thought ...

UK ex-finance minister quits parliament before snap election - New Vision

Former British finance minister George Osborne, a key opponent of Brexit, said Wednesday he was quitting parliament but would "go on fighting" for Britain as editor of London's Evening Standard newspaper. "I am stepping down from the House of Commons ...

Osborne Stands Down as U.K. Lawmaker, Evening Standard Says - Bloomberg

Former Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will stand down as a lawmaker at the planned general election in June, the newspaper that hired him said. “I am stepping down from the House of Commons -- for now,” Osborne wrote in a letter to ...

Former UK finance minister George Osborne to step down at June election - Zee News

Former British finance minister George Osborne said on Wednesday he would stand down from parliament at June`s national election, according to a letter to constituents quoted in the London Evening Standard newspaper. . Reuters| Last Updated: ...